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Statflo Launches TextKit

Statflo, the leading one-to-one business text messaging provider for the telecom industry, has launched TextKit, the newest version of their platform, expanding the platform's functionality across all industries. Powered by a suite of open APIs and SDKs, businesses can easily integrate with TextKit to build flexible messaging experiences for their customers. This new offering from Statflo makes it easy for any business or developer to build a new generation of customer-facing messaging tools that go beyond sending or…

Alianza Acquires Message Hopper

Alianza, Inc., the leading cloud communications platform for service providers, announced the acquisition of Message Hopper, a software company delivering a cloud-native SMS solution for businesses. Message Hopper's Business Text Messaging application helps businesses connect with their customers using SMS and MMS. The cloud-based solution includes two-way chat conversations, chatbot functionality for automated custom responses based on keywords and schedules, plus the ability to run marketing campaigns. Marketing…

Attentive & Optimove Announce Integration of Leading SMS, Relationship Marketing Platforms

Attentive, the personalized text messaging SaaS platform for innovative brands and organizations, announced its integration with Optimove, the science-first relationship marketing hub, empowering customers to engage consumers using personalized text messaging alongside any 1:1 marketing channel while delivering a unified experience across them all. This integration—which allows for the real-time transfer of email data collected via Attentive to Optimove—provides the ability to personalize customer experiences across all…

MessageMedia Launches New Netsuite Integration With Advanced Messaging Workflows, MMS and Oneworld Support

Global business messaging provider MessageMedia has announced the latest updates to its Text Messaging for NetSuite app to meet the growing demand for an integrated SMS solution with world-leading cloud-based business management and omnichannel commerce software, NetSuite. The new additions to the app brings the power of MessageMedia's messaging innovation to NetSuite and enhance both broadcast and two-way text messaging capabilities. MessageMedia's integration allows users to initiate large-scale SMS via automated…

Springbot Introduces SMS Marketing, Allowing Retailers to Connect With Shoppers Via Text Messaging

Springbot, a marketing automation platform, adds a new messaging channel and personalization opportunity for retailers with the launch of Short Message Service (SMS) Marketing. This allows merchants to plan their communication strategy across email, social, and now text with their shoppers. After an easy setup and keyword selection process, retailers can use the channel to let subscribers who have opted into receiving those messages know about promotions and other updates happening with their brand. Marketing Technology…

Statflo Successfully Completes SOC 2 Type II Certification To Intensify Its Commitment To Data Security

Statflo, the leading one-to-one business text messaging platform, announced the successful completion of the Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 Type II audit for a second year in a row. This certification has reaffirmed the operational effectiveness and processing integrity of Statflo's systems while cementing its position as a security-conscious business that cares about data privacy. Designed and developed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), SOC 2 Type II is a voluntary certification…

Why SMS Marketing Makes Sense for DTC Brands

The humble text message has come a long way from the first “Merry Christmas” message sent in December of 1992. Today, there are about 6 billion SMS messages sent every day in the United States, and over 2.2 trillion are sent each year. SMS (short message service) marketing has proven to be a simple and powerful tool that brands are utilizing more than ever during COVID to communicate with receptive customers. With higher open rates than email, as well as the potential for immediate results and positive customer reception…

txtsmarter Unveils World’s First Full WhatsApp Enterprise Archiving Service

Only full enterprise mobile-communications compliance service for WhatsApp, Apple iMessage, and Android SMS/MMS txtsmarter announced at the Collision Conference today its unique ability to archive all WhatsApp communications for regulatory compliance. txtsmarter is the only firm to provide an Enterprise Information Archiving compliance platform incorporating Apple iMessage, Android SMS/MMS, and now WhatsApp. The service enables text and social media compliance across all current regulations, both US and Europe. With the…

Vibes Makes Text Messaging Free for Essential Businesses to Communicate with Employees

Vibes Notify Enables Brands Operating During COVID-19 Pandemic to Text Employees in Real-time Vibes, the leading mobile engagement platform for connecting people to the brands they love, announced the free availability of Vibes Notify, a text messaging broadcast solution, to any essential businessi during the COVID-19 pandemic. Marketing Technology News: COVID-19 Phishes Explode as U.S. Reels From Pandemic Vibes Notify lets companies internally distribute SMS alerts and call-to-actions…

vPromos Launches Bundled Loyalty, Text Messaging and Processing Solution for SMBs

vPromos, Inc., a provider of innovative loyalty and customer engagement solutions, announced the launch of vLoyalty SMB. Loyalty, text messaging and free payment processing are bundled into an intuitive, easy-to-use solution that helps small and midsize businesses drive repeat visits and sales. vLoyalty SMB is a simple and affordable way for business owners to enroll, engage, know and reward their customers to drive more revenue. Initially available in Dallas and Atlanta markets, nationwide rollout of vLoyalty SMB will take…

TextBetter Awarded US Patent for Business Texting Solution

Businesses of All Sizes Are Optimizing Customer Engagement by Seamlessly Integrating Business Texting Solutions by TextBetterinto Existing Customer Communication Strategies TextBetter, an industry leader in business texting solutions announced it was awarded a patent by the US Patent and Trademark Office for its method and system for text enablement of landline telephone numbers. TextBetter™ enables business users to send and receive text messages from their landline telephone number(s) using their existing email. By…

How to Use Chat Marketing for the Holidays

With pumpkin spice and everything nice in full effect, it’s hard not to think about the holiday season. And with Halloween just around the corner, the holidays will creep up right before our eyes — and EVERYTHING will be about Holiday Marketing Campaigns. ?‍♀️ With all the ads, emails, commercials, songs, and more, it might seem out of control. However, when done smart, a seasonal Marketing campaign can actually be effective — even memorable. This holiday season, branch out of your normal Marketing efforts. From automated…

How to Use Text Messaging to Go from Cold Calls to Warm Calls

Decades ago, the phone ringing created a brief rush of excitement. When there was no caller ID or list of saved contacts, answering the phone before the final ring was a must. While this excitement likely stemmed from the anticipation of connecting with a close friend or family member, businesses jumped on the opportunity to make the 10-digit phone number another touchpoint. Cold calls and robocalls picked up steam in the 1980s and while they had their brief stint of success, their effectiveness is quickly dwindling.…